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Welcome to the Cathedral Treasure Museum

The Cathedral Treasure Museum comprises two groups of objects: The actual cathedral treasure and the cycle of murals from 1543, featuring images of death. They are both exhibited on two floors and are of unique value to visitors of all ages and specialists.

The location of the museum, the baroque Episcopal Palace in Chur, is a grown cultural monument of national importance and also one of the most important secular buildings in Graubünden. Click here to get a first impression!

The Cathedral Treasure Museum was opened on August 29 and 30, 2020, during two open days. Barrier-free also for wheelchair users.

Opening hours from october 2023 until april 2024: Tuesday to Sunday 14-17
closed on Mondays

The Cathedral Treasure Museum was one of the nominees for the European Museum of the Year Award in 2022

Audio guide App

The City E-Guide by Chur Tourismus is the individual tour for your mobile phone or tablet. You will learn many interesting facts about the cathedral treasure museum and the history and culture of the alpine City of Chur. Download the app, plug in your headphones and enjoy the guided tour. Experiential also for guests with a visual impairment.

Getting here

The Cathedral Treasure Museum is located in the Episcopal Palace in the court district of the Diocese of Chur. You can find more detailed information on how to get there here.